Cameroun Government Agents Kill English Speaking Citizens

Security forces opened fire on demonstrators who were calling for independence at rallies on Sunday, killing several people. Internet services has been shut down in Cameroon’s English-speaking areas after clashes involving activists and human rights organizations in the English speaking territories. The Anglophone side has claimed unequal representation More...

by Tao News Cameroun Correspondent | Published 3 weeks ago
By Staff Post On Wednesday, September 6th, 2017

Nigeria Bayelsa State: Middle Age Police Man Killed by Militant

The Bayelsa State Police Command speaking through its spokesman, Asinim Butswat told The African Opinion in Yenagoa that a police sergeant was killed by militants. Photo Credit : Gunmen Premium Times According More...

By Editor On Wednesday, July 12th, 2017

Nigeria’s Buhari, Osinbajo meet in London

Buhari, Osinbajo meet in London President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo at the president’s office at the State House, Abuja on March 13, 2017. PHOTO: PHILIP OJISUA Nigeria’s ailing More...

By Martin Patience On Wednesday, April 19th, 2017

Nigeria reopens Abuja airport after runway repairs

Nigeria’s airport in the capital, Abuja, has reopened six weeks after it was closed for urgent repairs. Henrietta Yakubu, a spokesman for the aviation authority, said repair works were completed 24 hours More...

By Paul Adepoju and Kieron Monks On Monday, April 10th, 2017

Nigerians boycott Coca-Cola drinks after court rules them ‘poisonous’

Consumers of Sprite and Fanta have more to worry about than rotting teeth according to a Lagos High Court judge, who ruled that the Coca-Cola products could be “poisonous.” The court held that high More...

By Harun Maruf On Monday, April 10th, 2017

New Somali Army Chief Survives Assassination Attempt

The new Somali army chief, General Ahmed Mohamed Jimale Irfid, has survived a suicide car bomb attack that killed at least 15 people near his convoy in Mogadishu, government officials said. The blast occurred minutes More...

By VOA On Tuesday, March 21st, 2017

Ghana waterfall: Many dead in Kintampo freak tree accident

Up to 20 people have died and many have been injured after a large tree fell on them at a popular waterfall spot in Kintampo, Ghana. They were swimming during a storm when the freak accident happened, emergency More...

By BBC On Wednesday, March 15th, 2017

Kenya doctors end strike after signing government deal

Doctors in Kenya have agreed to end a 100-day strike that has paralysed the country’s public health system. Union officials representing thousands of striking medical workers have signed an agreement with More...

By Meleskchew Amhea On Tuesday, March 14th, 2017

Death Toll Passes 60 in Ethiopia Garbage Landslide

The death toll from the landslide at a massive garbage dump in Ethiopia’s capital has climbed to more than 60 people. Ethiopian government media said Monday that at least 62 people died in the weekend disaster, More...

By Stephanie Busari On Monday, March 13th, 2017

Nigeria’s President Buhari returns from medical leave in UK

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari arrived home Friday after nearly two months away on medical leave. The President landed at the Kaduna Air Force base early Friday morning. His flight was diverted as the capital’s More...